Press release from Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation:
Seeking Heroes and Athletes
Adaptive recreation for wounded vets
All veterans with a service connected disability that causes them to use an adaptive device are invited to participate in Heroes and Athletes, a free outdoor recreational experience on Saturday, September 11, 10 am – 2 pm at Hurshtown Reservoir. Preregistration is required.
Participants will be introduced to kayaking and archery as a possible lifetime outdoor sport. Turnstone Center for Adults and Children with Disabilities will provide adaptive equipment to try out, as well as information for additional leisure activities.
The Hurshtown Reservoir entrance fee will be waived and lunch will be included at this event. To register, or for more information, contact Tony Acosta at 427-6008. Hurshtown Reservoir is located at 16000 Roth Road, Grabill, Indiana.